Story: Earthquakes

Canterbury Television (CTV) building, Christchurch (2nd of 3)

Canterbury Television (CTV) building, Christchurch

The Canterbury Television (CTV) building, built in 1986, collapsed during the 22 February 2011 earthquake, killing 115 people.

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Reference: Photograph by Neil Macbeth 264

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Eileen McSaveney, 'Earthquakes - Building for earthquake resistance', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/46842/canterbury-television-ctv-building-christchurch (accessed 24 September 2020)

Story by Eileen McSaveney, published 12 Jun 2006, reviewed & revised 1 Aug 2017